Sunday, 27 May 2018

On the 5th Day of Christmas ... or lazy Sunday of crafting!

Morning all,

Welcome to a soggy Bank Holiday weekend, as I type this it's chucking it down and there's an almost constant rumble of thunder too! THANK HEAVENS my sister-in-law's birthday BBQ was yesterday and not today! Great time, thanks peeps

I just don't seem to be able to stop myself from making Christmas cards right now, today is no exception so .....

My card
And a closer view of the image panel
The front, back and inside of my card along with the front and back of my envelope
Materials used:
  • White A2/C6, 250gsm, card and matching sized envelope
  • Two pieces of white card cut to fit
  • One piece of pearlescent gold card, cut to mat
  • PB ring image and sentiment stamped using tuxedo black ink, I used a separate PB sentiment for the insert and envelope front
  • Faber Castell polychromos pencils used to colour image
  • Stardust stickles to bling up the "diamond" ring!
Penny Black "T" for transparent sets ... "12 Days of Christmas" and "Giving and Receiving"
Memento tuxedo black ink
I'll be entering this make for the following challenges:
  1. Scraps of Life - MAY Rudolph Day challenge - ANYTHING CHRISTMAS GOES
  2. CraftyCatz - challenge No. 418 - ANYTHING GOES + twist of CHRISTMAS
  3. Addicted to Stamps - challenge No. 203 - HOLIDAY
  4. Fab 'n Funky - challenge No. 395 - CHRISTMAS
  5. Chrimbo Crackers - challenge No. 159 - ANYTHING GOES


Kathyk said...


Jane Willis said...

Those kitties are adorable, I'd be very happy to receive 5 gold rings if they were filled with kitties!

Sarn said...

Super card Kathy. You can Keep the cats, I'll settle for the 5 gold rings!!!

Sorry 2hear you have rain . . . It's 23degrees & sunny here . . . But v muggy despite major electrical storm last night! X

Lillianb said...

Another great card mate, and


Lilly said...

A great Christmas card, I love the sweet stamp you've used. Thanks for joining us this week at Crafty Catz. Lilly (DT)

Sally H said...

Brilliant card! really made me smile! Happy Rudolf Day x

Kathleen said...

What a great take on the song, a really super card.

Kath x

LesleyG said...

Never seen such cute rings! Love it :) Happy RD xxx

Linby said...

Great use of the PB set which I have and still didn't recognise the stamp!!

Valentyna Komisarenko said...

Such a sweet Christmas card! Thank you for joining ATSM challenge this week!

Dr Sonia S V said...

So cute it is
Thank you so much for joining us at the Rudolph Days Challenge!
Rudolph Days Challenge DT
Dr Sonia